77th Golden Globe Award Nomination Predictions

77th Golden Globe Award Nomination Predictions

Tomorrow morning, the Oscar race will officially kick into gear as the nominees for the 77th Golden Globe Awards will be announced. Known as the biggest, drunkest, ethically laxest party of the year, the Globes sit in a precarious position within...

92nd Academy Award Predictions: The Features

92nd Academy Award Predictions: The Features

It’s about time for me to launch a massive overhaul of my Oscar predictions, with the festivals finally winding down and the major contenders mostly, if not completely seen. But before that happens, I need to finish off the last few categories on...

71st Primetime Emmy Awards Final Predictions

71st Primetime Emmy Awards Final Predictions

Tomorrow night, the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will crown the best shows of a year of terrific television. And after last week’s Creative Arts Emmys…we still really don’t know that much about who will win the big prizes – you know, outside of the...

The Best Of Telluride And Venice: A Critical/Oscar Roundup

The Best Of Telluride And Venice: A Critical/Oscar Roundup

It’s that time of year, folks! When critics much higher than me get invites to Venice and Colorado to see some of the year’s hottest commodities before anyone else, as well as spark Oscar buzz not only for us pundits, but for Academy members...

92nd Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

92nd Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

Far and away, my favorite categories every year happen to be the Screenplay awards. Maybe it’s the writer in me, maybe it’s because these are the spots where creativity truly shines, but I love seeing credit being given to the brains behind our...

92nd Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actress

92nd Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actress

It was all supposed to be so easy. I had a solid list of five actresses ready to take on the Best Supporting Actress category, and for once in my life, they weren’t going to be Supportive Wives! Alas, fate had other plans, and two of my original...

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

Who’s your favorite working actor? Have they won an Oscar yet? Have they been nominated? If the answer is yes to either of those two questions, it’s probably because of the Best Supporting Actor category. Best Supporting Actor has transformed...

92nd Academy Award Update: Where We Stand Heading Into The Festivals

92nd Academy Award Update: Where We Stand Heading Into The Festivals

In less than two weeks, Venice, Toronto, and Telluride will officially kick off this year’s Oscar race. I’m hoping to get my major predictions done before events kick off (they’re pretty solid for now, just not released to the public), but in the...

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

Best Picture has always been tied closely to Best Actor, but I would posit that Best Actress has been the more exciting race in recent years. Outside of Frances McDormand dominating the 2017 season, recent years have introduced Brie Larson vs...

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

92nd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

Perhaps the most important race to monitor when it comes to Best Picture is the Best Actor race. The Academy loves stories about men who bucked the system and stood up for good in the world, and it shows in recent Oscar races – of the last five...